Latest Data (2017)
Population 346
Nationwide Rank 14826

Quick Facts

Buffalo, South Dakota is the 14,826th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Buffalo, South Dakota is a town.

Buffalo, South Dakota is currently 29.1% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Buffalo, South Dakota's growth is below average. 63% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
14816 Pleasanton, Nebraska 347 -3.3%
14817 Ruby, South Carolina 347 23.4%
14818 Sale City, Georgia 347 8.7%
14819 Scandia, Kansas 347 -19.8%
14820 White Lake, Wisconsin 347 5.7%
14821 Winkelman, Arizona 347 -21.4%
14822 Yatesville, Georgia 347 -14.9%
14823 Arley, Alabama 346 6.7%
14824 Bramwell, West Virginia 346 -18.7%
14825 Broadlands, Illinois 346 8.8%
14826 Buffalo, South Dakota 346 -8.2%
14827 Castorland, New York 346 11.2%
14828 Clearfield, Iowa 346 -7.9%
14829 Corsica, Pennsylvania 346 -1.9%
14830 Enola, Arkansas 346 80.2%
14831 Franklin, New York 346 -13.7%
14832 Friesland, Wisconsin 346 16.1%
14833 Hytop, Alabama 346 9.4%
14834 Mannsville, New York 346 -13.2%
14835 Minburn, Iowa 346 -11.9%
14836 New Ross, Indiana 346 3.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In South Dakota

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
11940 Aurora 691 37.9%
12013 Kimball 680 -8.3%
12017 Woonsocket 680 -5.4%
12019 McLaughlin 679 -11.4%
12039 Colton 676 1.9%
12092 Armour 669 -13.8%
12121 New Underwood 665 6.5%
12218 Onida 650 -11.5%
12259 Selby 643 -12.2%
12309 Alexandria 635 12.1%
12327 Tripp 632 -11.2%
12364 Castlewood 626 -6.1%
12386 Canistota 622 -11.5%
12419 Menno 616 -14.7%
12588 Avon 596 6.2%
12645 Burke 588 -12.5%
12666 White River 586 -2.1%
12668 Colman 585 2.6%
12699 Corsica 580 -9.6%
12703 Newell 580 -10.4%
12739 Humboldt 574 8.7%
12781 St. Francis 568 -19.4%
12793 Waubay 567 -13.9%
12862 Lake Preston 559 -24.1%
13120 Veblen 524 86.4%
13166 Dupree 519 22.1%
13227 Presho 512 -13.5%
13313 Jefferson 502 -14.1%
13316 Wilmot 502 -7.3%
13392 Timber Lake 494 11.7%
13448 White 487 -8.6%
13464 Bowdle 485 -14.6%
13519 Warner 480 14.5%
13531 Oacoma 478 10.6%
13551 Lake Norden 476 10.1%
13678 Bridgewater 462 -23.8%
13736 Big Stone City 457 -24.2%
13754 Emery 455 3.1%
13784 Murdo 452 -25.6%
13836 Bryant 446 12.6%
13880 Montrose 442 -4.7%
13910 Leola 439 -4.5%
13936 Mount Vernon 437 -8.3%
14053 Rosholt 424 0.9%
14099 Herreid 418 -13.0%
14110 Faith 417 -14.5%
14173 Irene 411 -4.6%
14200 Tabor 409 -1.6%
14279 Gayville 401 -4.9%
14282 Hurley 401 -5.6%
14314 Hermosa 397 26.4%
14322 Wolsey 397 -4.7%
14479 Hoven 380 -24.9%
14564 White Lake 372 -8.3%
14569 Florence 371 24.0%
14582 Hayti 370 1.0%
14738 Blunt 353 -4.5%
14826 Buffalo 346 -8.2%
14918 Keystone 339 9.0%
14953 Bison 335 -9.4%
15068 Hudson 324 -19.8%
15104 Ethan 321 -2.4%
15123 Langford 319 9.6%
15162 Bristol 315 -16.0%
15284 Wakonda 307 -17.6%
15351 Pukwana 301 4.8%
15371 Roscoe 299 -7.1%
15481 Summit 291 2.1%
15564 Alpena 283 7.6%
15567 Colome 283 -16.0%
15653 Bonesteel 275 -6.7%
15676 Stickney 274 -17.9%
15682 Egan 273 2.2%
15845 Chancellor 261 -20.4%
15849 Henry 261 -2.6%
15863 Iroquois 260 -6.4%
15904 Kennebec 257 -10.4%
15976 New Effington 251 7.7%
16139 Willow Lake 240 -17.8%
16264 Trent 231 -8.6%
16338 Pickstown 225 33.1%
16352 Gary 224 -3.0%
16363 Nisland 224 6.6%
16364 Pollock 224 -33.7%
16365 South Shore 224 -16.7%
16372 Hecla 223 -28.7%
16420 Delmont 220 -15.0%
16447 Reliance 219 5.7%
16513 Mellette 214 -13.3%
16535 Geddes 212 -15.8%
16559 Tulare 211 -4.0%
16639 Ramona 205 8.4%
16644 Toronto 205 6.7%
16685 Bruce 202 -26.0%
16719 Frederick 200 -21.2%
16824 Wentworth 194 3.7%
16833 St. Lawrence 193 -7.2%
16844 Hosmer 192 -32.8%
16972 Doland 183 -37.9%
16994 Letcher 182 2.8%
17093 Wessington 176 -28.7%
17103 Kranzburg 175 -5.4%
17131 McIntosh 173 -20.6%
17133 Roslyn 173 -22.7%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 346 14,826
2016 353 14,743
2015 345 14,849
2014 336 14,949
2013 335 14,973
2012 346 14,851
2011 340 14,927
2010 330 15,046
2009 313 15,251
2008 318 15,198
2007 326 15,090
2006 332 15,027
2005 330 15,050
2004 342 14,925
2003 360 14,727
2002 361 14,723
2001 370 14,642
2000 377 14,594
1990 488 13,149